Parameter Women ( n= 96) Men ( n = 34)
Age (years) 55.9 ± 11.3 56.3 ± 11.0
Height (m) 1.55 ± 0.7 1.66 ± 0.6*
Weight (kg) 82.60 ± 21.0 91.6 ± 23.0*
BMI (kg/m2) 34.3 ± 8.1 33.0 ± 7.4
WC (cm) 106.8 ± 16.0 109.7 ± 17.4
Self-reported physically active (%):  30 min of PA ≥ 5 times x week     32.3 61.8*
Systolic (mm Hg) 120.8 ± 15.4 120.9 ± 15.3
Diastolic (mm Hg) 68.3 ± 10.2 78.8 ± 9.6
Glucose (mmol/L) 10.9 ± 4.9 10.4 ± 4.0
HbA1C (%) 9.9 ±1.9 9.3 ±1.5
TC (mmol/L) 4.8 ± 1.2* 4.3 ± 1.1
LDL-C (mmol/L) 2.7 ± 1.1 2.3 ± 0.9
HDL-C (mmol/L) 1.3 ± 0.4* 1.2 ± 0.5
TG (mmol/L) 1.8  ± 1.0 1.8 ± 1.5
Apo B2; (mg/L) 1517.4 ± 1188.2 1556.4  ±1024.0
Apo A-I2; (mg/L) 1799.7 ±330.4 1687.7 ± 446.6
Apo A-II2; (mg/L) 223.8  ± 89.3 230.8  ± 99.6
Apo C-II2; (mg/L) 111.4 ± 50.8 116.7  ± 61.2
Apo C-III2; (mg/L) 331.1  ± 202.8 356.1  ± 235.1
Apo E2; (mg/L) 92.9  ±60.7 94.6 ±52.1
Statins (% of people prescribed) 55.2 52.9
Exogenous insulin (% of people prescribed) 54.3 41.2
Hypoglycemic drugs (% of people prescribed) 89.6 93.3
1 Values are mean ± SD
* significantly different at P < 0.05
** 2 n=49 women and n=19 men.



Table 1: Anthropometrics, physical activity, blood pressure, plasma glucose, HbA1C, plasma lipids and apolipoproteins of Latinos with T2DM1.